Kadaklakshmi - Street performer in Mumbai by ashubij

Kadaklakshmi – Street performer in Mumbai. Members of the Kadaklakshmi nomadic community earn their living by a violent tradition of flagellating themselves. Hailing from a small village called Veer in Pune district in Maharashtra, this tribe worships a goddess named Kadak Lakshmi and hence, their name

See a television documentary about them: